How to use Is in a sentence
Is he not wonderful?
Is it always like this?
This is our planting-ground.
It is a beautiful day, but yesterday it was cold.
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The present is better than the past.
It is his money.
That is the least we can do!
It is a simple premise and yet, at the same time, an article of faith—a faith that the future would be better than the past.
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Time is most precious...
It is not easy.
When is it due?
You hide everything that is lovely.
My daughter is coming for me to take me there.Advertisement
Even if we should come to unpleasant places on our way it is necessary, in order to reach the earth's surface, to keep moving on toward it.
This famous Prussian neutrality is just a trap.
Is that why you don't date?
They say she is amazingly beautiful.
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I think it is so cute the way you two flirt with each other.
Ah, that is good.
Boston is now a great city, but at that time it was only a little town.
This area is so full of wildlife.
We commonly do not remember that it is, after all, always the first person that is speaking.Advertisement
That is the only difference between them.
If anything more is wanted I'll send after you.
It's almost as if it is a lifetime goal.
That dress is really YOU!
This is a little out of my league.Advertisement
This here is Chauncey Bordeaux.
Is it a Christmas party?
Now it is you.
Money is important... but didn't you find it ... exciting?
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But I am making a simple statement that life is better now than it has ever been.
But about this time I had an experience which taught me that nature is not always kind.
It isn't the first time I've cooked.
It seems like you've become the resident veterinarian and the vacation is over.
He just turned twenty-one and he thinks he is a man now.Advertisement
What is your style?
The patio is this way.
How is she this morning?
So, is she suing you for child support?
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I'll go, but this isn't over.
Fayetteville is long distance, but I'll be glad to pay you for the call as soon as I get my things.
He's trying to change, but it isn't easy.
I don't know who he is or what he does.
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What more is there to learn?
Of course it is.
All this work is for nothing.
This is what I'll do; I'll let you take me where I don't want to go.
Is there a voice scrambler so we have more security when we call in tips?
What is an earthquake?
Also, my hat is quite empty.
There isn't much to tell.
She will have the baby for us because I have no womb, but it is our baby.
She is the best seamstress in Houston!
No, this one is ours.
He is very busy with Tessa tonight, do you think?
No one is guaranteed a free ride.
This is the life he was born for.
This isn't a social visit.
The war is on.
Is that why Pete is worried?
Life's too short as it is.
Is it my turn to watch?
Is something on your mind?
Then he called his wisest men together and asked them, "Is it really true that the first people in the world were Egyptians?"
Whether you are rich or poor, live in the developed world or the developing world, life today is better and easier than it was a century ago by virtually any measure.
Why should they eat their sixty acres, when man is condemned to eat only his peck of dirt?
I have said and still say that the theater of war is Poland and the enemy will never get beyond the Niemen.
There it is again, do you hear? said he, pointing in the direction whence came the sounds of firing.
Mommy, is it Cwismas?
Are you going to tell me who he is?
His name is Eduardo, and he is my cousin.
I've been getting the feeling she is trying to break us up.
Where is this house?
That is the way it should be, Mama says.
How much is it, Dad?
Help is on the way.
I think the milk is coming in.
All Len wants out of me is information about Allen, and Howard couldn't care less where I am.
He's staying here with you, isn't he?
Is there any way down?
Is he threatening you?
All I want is information.
Is the shipment ready?
What in the world is going on?
Lunch is in the refrigerator.
This isn't a good time...
Is that why you're leaving?
Is that what this is all about?
Something is frightening you.
Is it the danger you like so much?
Lisa, don't you know who he is?
The last thing I want to be is your daddy.
Something is better than nothing.
This is the way he wanted it.
Why is everyone in such a hurry?
Is that what he said?
That is, if you still want it.
Then who is supposed to feed them?
So, when is it your turn to cook?
This is the last water hole for a long time.
Oh, this is so nice.
Spring is around the corner.
The work isn't so bad.
He just isn't social.
All it takes is the resolve to stop - provided you actually want to stop.
Only if this is all I have to do.
How is it going with Scruffy?
This place is dark enough as it is.
Is that apple pie I smell?
Is something the matter?
My sister is coming to visit.
I think I know what it is.
Is it the only one?
The third room is filled with my wizard mad scientist husband's electronic hub bub of messy experiments.
This is a nice scrape you've got me into, isn't it?
What is your sorcery good for if it cannot tell us the truth?
He is really dead now, and will wither very quickly.
I think I shall keep this Wizard until a new Sorcerer is ready to pick, for he seems quite skillful and may be of use to us.
I wonder why it is that we can walk so easily in the air.
Then try to tell what it is, what it is like, what it is good for, and what is done with it.
It is with a kind of fear that I begin to write the history of my life.
There were barriers still, it is true, but barriers that could in time be swept away.
It is hard to have a Southern overseer; it is worse to have a Northern one; but worst of all when you are the slave-driver of yourself.
Public opinion is a weak tyrant compared with our own private opinion.
That is the one thing I have faith in!
But to judge what is best--conscription or the militia--we can leave to the supreme authority....
Does that mean I'm supposed to change, or that what I'm wearing is considered casual?
Carmen is a very good cook.
If you don't remember where you buried the bone, it isn't going to be much help when you get hungry later.
There isn't anything precious about this situation with Dulce.
Destiny is with Felipa.
Why is it so difficult for you to believe I love him when you love him so much?
What is it, honey?
How old is he?
This is Señor Medena.
A house without children is not a home.
How old is the girl?
Your face is as white as a sheet.
This is between you and me, not the entire neighborhood.
For the last time, Howard isn't interested in me.
Mom is fixing supper and I'm sure she has something you can wear in the morning.
This is my daughter, Tammy.
This is where I work.
See how much better this is than walking?
Connie is taking me by to pick it up.
What is the problem?
Is there a problem?
This whole thing is crazy.
I forgot, this is my house.
Is that a yes?
The truth is, I like your companionship - and I'd like my parents to meet one of my best friends.
I have supper on, if anyone is hungry.
This is serious stuff.
If your Dad is feeling bad enough to warrant medical attention, he needs to see a doctor, not a nurse.
It's just that sometimes I wonder what is more important in your life - your career or me.
Too head strong to do what you know is best.
Dad is a donor.
Anyway, what is a man's role?
Act like nothing is wrong.
I hate it in town, and the diner is so... boring.
Of course, what goes on between you two in this big lonely house when no one else is around is between the two of you.
Well, well - isn't this cozy.
Is it this house?
Is it a female thing?
In the sense he can function but the memory is probably gone for good.
I'm sure neither Quinn nor Martha is surprised and Howie is probably asleep.
Maybe the dream is a good thing, a peek at the past?
The sausage is country fresh too.
Quinn's experiment is very important to him.
California is a long way from West Virginia, Betsy.
This is where I visited.
Yes. I'm sorry so many buildings are gone but that one block is enough.
I'm sure if he sees how important this is to you, he'll relent.
You're the only one of us who is his longtime friend.
I look at it this way; something is going on in Howie's head.
Sure, I'm curious to find out what it is.
This is mind-blowing!
It's both, isn't it?
This is important stuff and risky as hell.
What is it exactly you want to do, Howie?
How can we be sure Howie is always right?
What we need is a leader.
A girl's life is in serious danger.
This conversation is going nowhere you don't want it to go.
It's a wonder someone isn't already putting them all together.
This is so much higher than my grade level I'm getting a nose bleed.
You won't know how many people are involved or how the information is obtained.
Our first and foremost priority is recovering abducted children, as soon as possible.
Forget anything much more than forty-eight hours old and anything where a nearly exact time of abduction isn't known.
What we're accomplishing with Howie is vital; we can't stop doing it.
Is this the director?
The sea shore is too far to the east so I fear she'll be remanded to a roadside bier of Kudzu and discarded fast food wrappers.
But who is the perp, as you call him?
But who is he?
This guy is not only careful, he's good.
Where is this romance going?
What you're doing is monumental.
Progress is being made.
The gap in the abductions we're looking at is under ten years, meaning he was probably sent up for a lesser crime that could be anything from robbery, burglary, serious assault or rape.
My car is parked there.
After is getting a lot of hits.
That's all; it really is.
It is so slender and long.
All I know is what Mom and Dad taught me.
One way to do that is to make sure they don't have all the facts.
My name is Yancey Giddon.
Is he listening to your phone call?
If he was guilty, he probably deserved it, but is family didn't.
Well, I guess there is nothing I can do.
He won't talk to me, but he isn't slamming anything around.
So this is where you come to unwind.
Is the idea so deplorable?
The fact is, when wolves attack a herd, they always take the weakest animal.
The natural selection process is survival of the fittest.
No, I simply think there is a proper way to do things, and humans have a habit of doing what pleases them at the moment, not what is best for the future.
Most of the ranchers are barely getting along as it is.
The trouble is, my ranch has been a safe haven and even headquarters for the wolf population around here.
Nothing is going on, if that's what you're getting at.
Well, he isn't interested in me, so the door is still open for you.
Is there another Cindy in the house?
For me everything is functional, but you have style.
Russie is a lost cause.
I mean, he isn't interested in women.
And Mr. Cade has done nothing to make me think he is anything but a normal man who simply enjoys his solitude.
I think this place is beautiful, and apparently the ranch is paying for itself.
Why is it virtuous for a woman to practice chastity, and ludicrous for a man?
It isn't what you think.
That jug is grade double A light.
Maybe one of them is like those mushrooms you hear about that book you on a psychedelic vacation.
The poor man is exhausted.
Is no part of this god forsaken state level or the roads straight?
He's like a clueless kid; he doesn't know where to turn and this is super important to him.
Isn't seeking medical or scientific help a prudent course to take?
We do know as a result of earlier tests EA, as we call it, is also part of the lure.
Space-time in simple terms is a mathematical model that combines space and time into a single continuum.
There is beautiful foliage and stunning children everywhere.
That proves it isn't the plants or location that are the cause of your visions.
There is one set of numbers he changes for the time and he can set the location somehow by longitude and latitude.
Betsy is standing on one leg and she's holding a Time magazine, open to page eighteen.
What we need is a plan but let's give it until tomorrow to clear our minds.
We forbade ourselves to even discuss our impetuous actions for fear of disturbing Howie so all we could do is cross our fingers and pray.
The smallest state has lots of small people; delightful children everywhere, but alas, now there is one less.
Now there is one less hunter to compete with me for the precious little ones.
I prefer not to cross state lines with my prizes, but Delaware is such a small state I'd left its boundary before I realized.
Quinn handles the power and Howie is our focus.
That's why Julie is so good for me.
But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that Antichrist--I really believe he is Antichrist--I will have nothing more to do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful slave,' as you call yourself!
Hippolyte is at least a quiet fool, but Anatole is an active one.
All my money is honest.
Alex is a lot like his father in some ways.
My guess is that he meant exactly what he said.
My guess is that most of the savings came from Señor Medena, though.
Okay, we've already established that Alex is secretive.
The problem is, you neither asked nor listened.
All I know is that he gets defensive when I mention Uncle Fabrice.
Is it that bad?
Is that because of the infection?
Is she still getting worse?
Yeah, I'm just tired, and my throat is itching this morning.
They said she'd be sleepy because of the medicine, so I'll try to sleep while she is asleep.
It is not a sin to want your child.
Where it is written how we are to make a child?
Crackling is much better than that faint wheezing.
I just wonder what his angle is.
You spring something on me and then you just shut me out - like what I feel isn't important.
Isn't it too early?
I can't believe this is really happening.
He's catching on, isn't he?
Well, whatever it is, it probably won't go down too well with Howard or Len.
Because you're the one who is concerned about my safety.
That's why you don't wander in the woods, isn't it?
All I know is that he's temperamental, and you'd better stay away from him.
You'll stop fighting when the breath is gone from your body!
Thanks. Since your radio isn't on, I'm guessing you're off duty.
Is his mother and daughter there?
She said it wasn't a good time, and it isn't.
Who is asking, Andy Gordon or Yancey Giddon?
There is one thing I still don't understand – it's out of character.
There is something about the way she looks at you when she needs your help – so vulnerable.
For every tragedy, there is a possible happy ending.
I know you're trying to stay fashionably thin, but the truth is...
I'm starving, and Rachel is almost ready for that taco seasoning.
It's a good thing tomorrow is Saturday.
Yeah, my nose is too big and my face is full of freckles, but my hair looks great.
Neither of them is working today, and I'm sure they'd be delighted to join you.
Is that why you want to take me up there - to show your mother how ridiculous the thought of any hanky panky is?
It isn't that far.
Adrienne is studying to be a pediatric nurse.
He thinks it is beneath his dignity to help around the house and watch the kids.
It's warm in the kitchen, and breakfast is ready.
Is that a fact?
It isn't like we're little kids, you know.
What goes on outside those doors is none of their business.
It's kind of small, but the rent isn't too bad, and it'll be available by then.
There's no point in making it look any worse than it is.
The only thing we don't know is the wedding date.
Now all I want to know, is when are you getting married?
It isn't a matter of which I love more.
I think you're the one who is placing the blame on yourself.
It isn't your fault, you know.
Mr. Marsh is the one who is responsible.
All I know is... all of the sudden you were walking away from me - right when I needed you the most.
Sure, if he isn't saddled with a wife and a couple of kids.
But I think Julie is right about one thing.
No, he sure isn't.
You mean he thinks that he has to take care of his mother, now that his father is gone?
Brandon is out at the north pasture, he'll be in any time for lunch.
There isn't enough work for two people, and Brandon loves the ranch.
You know how important my career is to me.
The only problem is that it all doesn't fit into your preconceived plans.
You're a mighty fine cook, but it isn't safe out here for a woman.
Bordeaux, this saucy little peach is Cassie Rinehart.
Bordeaux, this is Casey Fritz, Hank Royce, and John Davis.
Your concern is touching, but I know I can rely on my friends here in the wagon.
What makes you think Pete is worried?
The railroad is close enough now that wagons can reach it from Ashley faster than we can cross the desert.
That's why you've been helping me, isn't it?
It isn't much, but...
Yours is the second offer I've had this trip and I want to make sure I get the best deal.
Everybody is tempted now and then, Cassie.
This isn't the first dust storm you've been through, is it?
Is it necessary to have someone say words over us, when we already know what we want?
Less than a days' march north of here is a lava field.
The environment in the Arctic Circle is very hostile.
No, there isn't time.
No, I can vouch for the fact that it is Indian blood.
Fritz is down to the store gettin' supplies, and Davis is sleepin' in the hotel.
Wear this above your left ear if the answer is no - right if the answer is yes.
There is nothing so terrible that a few words from the Padre can't mend.
Fighting a band of renegade Indians isn't half as hard as lassoing this little filly.
Cold out there, isn't it?
In the winter the landscape is bleak and the house is drafty.
If he isn't blind or dead, I'm sure he's noticed.
All he wants is a housekeeper.
It's fine to have high ideals about not going too far, but the reality of it is, it can happen before you realize what is happening.
This is the herd I've been developing for about five years.
I don't believe in catch-and-release except if the fish is simply too small.
Is this what you do out here all day long?
I know the work is hard and the weather is forbidding at times, but do you know how lucky you are?
If you knew Mr. Cade nearly as well as you think you do, you would know that he is actually very sensitive.
You've been working for me for almost three months now and this is the first time I've ever seen you sick.
We have a lot of left-overs and Scruffy is getting ridiculously fat.
Because it isn't right...
But what we do with our time after work is strictly between the two of us.
It isn't that at all.
It's just that... well, it isn't right for two people who aren't...